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Barnet Tories reject call for care workers to be paid London’s Living Wage

Council fails to produce agreed feasibility report on cost of LLW
Tory Council Leader describes care workers and trade unionists as “a Labour mob”
Barnet’s Conservative councillors have rejected a Labour Group motion for former Fremantle care workers to be …

UK Greggs awards staff bonus after vegan sausage roll success

British baker Greggs (GRG.L) said it would pay staff a special bonus to reflect a “phenomenal” year when the launch of a much-hyped vegan-friendly sausage roll led to higher than expected profits.

Greggs, which has over 2000 stores on British …

Theo Paphitis companies boost

Theo Paphitis retail empire has battled “challenging” conditions to post sales growth at two key brands, but the entrepreneur said the Government is still not doing enough to help the high street.

Documents filed to Companies House revealed that hardware …

Spades in the ground as the first phase of Meridian Water in Enfield gets underway

Around 900 homes for local people will be built on the first phase of the £6bn Meridian Water development.

Enfield Council and developer Vistry Partnerships (formerly Galliford Try Partnerships) have signed a development agreement which will see approximately 900 new …

Cancer Awareness Survey

Haringey residents are being asked to complete a cancer awareness survey to help improve the uptake of screening – and ultimately ensure more local people get the treatment they require sooner.

Residents in Camden, Islington and Haringey have been invited …

Man stabbed in Haringey

While we await a full medical assessment, we understand the condition of the 24 year old  man stabbed at 3.20pm in #Haringey yesterday 6th January 2019 is not life-threatening. A teenager has been arrested and remains in custody. Any witnesses

Muggers hold knife to 13 year old boy’s throat as they steal his father’s Rolex watch and diamond ring in the West End

Detectives investigating a knife-point robbery where two high-value watches were stolen are appealing for information and witnesses.

The victim, a 42-year-old man, was targeted by a moped rider and his pillion passenger in Duke Street near the junction with Brown …

Woman found dead in Cyprus car Park

The body of a woman has been found in the car park of an apartment block in the Nicosia suburb of Ayios Dhometios, philenews reports.
It said the body was found 7th January 2020 Tuesday afternoon.
Police officers are at …

At least 56 killed in stampede at general’s funeral, as Iran vows revenge on U.S

At least 56 people were killed in a stampede as tens of thousands of mourners packed streets for the funeral of a slain Iranian military commander in his hometown on Tuesday, forcing his burial to be delayed by several hours, …

UK Foreign Minister “relieved” at sentence for young Briton in Cyprus

The UK Foreign Minister Dominic Raab has reacted with relief at the four-month suspended term sentence that was passed earlier today by the Famagusta District Court against a 19-year-old convicted of a false rape allegation.

Asked whether he would now …